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Juniper Trust and our friends Andy and Clare, are necessaries supporters to cover Khane School´s teacher salaries.
Launched by the Institute Hegoa’s social movement group of investigation , the platform of cooperation and social movements in the Basque Country.
Pakistani woman Saliha Ramay stayed between us, from 15th to 19th October, due to the speeches she gave in Bilbao and Bermeo.
The summer is a very important period for many families in the Hushe valley. The job that men do in the treks and expeditions in the Karakorum helps to increase the family income.
Alberto Inurrategi, member of the Board of the Foundation, and his companions will soon return to the Basque Country.
The largest group of multidimensionally poor is South Asian: India, Pakistan and Bangladesh
On 20th May, Jose Manuel Ruiz, president of Baltistan Foundation and Shamshair Ali, coordinator of Felix Inurrategi Baltistan-Machulo Foundation, met in Talis with the families damaged by floods.
Samina Baig is the first Pakistani woman to scale Everest.
The 0,7% Fund of the University of the Basque Country has given 106,174 Euros to six projects dealing with aid for development.
Shahnaz Nazli was killed by suspected Taliban on her way to school where she taught.
Malala Yousafzai has begun school again, not in her native Swat valley but in the English city of Birmingham.
The first issue of Pyrenaica of 2013 includes a two-page article on the Baltistan Foundation as well as a page of publicity.
Baltistan Foundation is organizing a meeting for the next 6th of March in Olazti at 7:00 pm, the organizers will explain about the real situation of the women in Hushe Valley. They will analyze the projects that they have been developing in gender sector related to health issues of women.
Four mountaineering clubs from Bergueda annually organise mountaineering days, making the most of this event to strengthen ties with other entities.
Hay muchas montañas hermosas en el valle de Hushe, y entre las más espectaculares el Laila Peak merece un lugar especial.
This pair of mountaineers from Great Britain decided in 2012 to finance a teacher for the public school in Kahne.
The schools in Baltistan close for three months during winter. In Europe we have vacation in summer, however, there they take vacation in winter. The students stay home and fall behind in their studies because the majority of their parents are illiterate.
Our colleagues and collaborators Alex Txikon and Juanjo San Sebastian are carrying out an interesting activity in Hushe valley. They are attempting to climb Laila Peak in winter, along with Sebastian Alvaro , Jose Fernandez and Ramon Portilla.
Today it has been a very nice moments to see our great friends in Machulo in a harsh winter season.